the hungry waves, magpie 95

Here we go again, with the great graphic prompts my Magpie. This is No. 95:


the hungry waves
and their shrill voices,
their clinging teeth
that prick your bosom
will melt away;

no boat to sway
you in its gentle lap
until forgetful minds
caress the sandy shore away.

© 2011 Mariya Koleva

15 replies on “the hungry waves, magpie 95”

  1. wayne says:

    well don with the prompt…thanks for sharing your words

  2. hungry waves, wow…

    you got some superb lines there….

    authentic poetry, smiles.


    Hope all is well.

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    Looking forward to seeing you share.

  3. Wander says:

    Thank you for sharing!

  4. poets rally says:



    Hope all is well,
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  5. pure2core says:

    Awesome….loved reading every single line…Thank you for sharing..

  6. shail says:

    Interesting imagery.

  7. Andy says:

    I hope that person isn’t stuck there permanently!
    Nice post. Thanks for sharing.

    Her Perfumed Scent

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